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51363BR
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Job Description

Job Title: Production Planner
Requisition ID: 51363BR

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals

Responsibilities:

Supply Planners are responsible for planning and purchasing assigned materials to ensure global supply. The purpose is to balance the objectives of maximum product availability and capacity with strategic inventory initiatives. Products may be produced at multiple sites, or purchased from key suppliers and replenished to the Distribution Centers and/or Manufacturing plants. Typically a Planner is solely responsible for planning the manufacture of a given product at a given production site. Responsibilities include product forecasting, reorder point/safety stock planning, product allocation, managing inventory turns, product availability/fill rate, and product life cycle management. Additionally, a Planner is responsible for analyzing inventory trends and proposing process improvements. Planners are responsible for the generation or management of key reports and metrics and are involved in various projects.


Minimum Qualifications:

Knowledge and skills acquired through the successful completion of a Bachelor’s Degree or a minimum of 5 years previous Production Planning/Supply Chain work experience
APICS certification strongly preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comprehensive MRP knowledge
  • Skilled in ERP Systems, preferably SAP and E1
  • Understanding of BOMs
  • Process improvement capability
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Thorough understand of concepts of inventory flow throughout the supply change
  • Strong problem solving and reasoning skills to effectively deal with problems varying in complexity
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to meet deadlines while delivering high quality work and/or services
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Effective time management skills

This position does not have relocation assistance


At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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